Viacom looks set to reintroduce tyke channel Nickelodeon to German TV auds. The group is merging its MTV operations with those of German music broadcaster Viva, which it acquired last summer…
Germany's box office fell 11% in the first quarter of the year as rising unemployment, weakening consumer confidence and a dearth of audience-grabbing pics took their toll.
New Mexico has upped the incentives for film and TV production with the signing of five film industry bills. For example, the post-production tax credit expands the film tax rebate to post-production…
French sales and distribution company Wild Bunch has taken international sales rights to Emir Kusturica's theatrical documentary on Argentinean soccer star Diego Maradona, regarded by many as the…
An election will be held next month among casting directors and associates over authorizing the Teamsters union as their official representative. About 500 casting directors and agents are expected…
The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative opted Monday to postpone action on a request to penalize Brazil for rampant copyright violation -- a decision that one congressman said "flies in the face…
Philip Anschutz's Walden Media has tapped Michael Apted to direct political thriller "Amazing Grace," based on the life of British anti-slavery crusader William Wilberforce.
Televisa sudser "Amor real" (Real Love), which wrapped March 4 on U.S. Spanish-lingo net Univision, will bow on DVD Stateside April 26.
"The Ring Two" ruled the foreign box office with $18.8 million at 3,476 playdates in 37 territories, launching in first place in the U.K., France, Germany, Spain and Argentina.
RDF Media, the U.K. production company behind reality hits including "Wife Swap" and "Faking It," is seeking a listing on London's junior stock market, the alternative investment market.
ABC may have a scheduling dilemma on its hands after new medical drama "Grey's Anatomy" looked even stronger in its second Sunday outing.